Foster School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public elementary school managed by Foster School District serving 265 students in Foster, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Foster School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Foster Capt. Isaac Paine El. School
    160 Foster Center Road
    Foster, RI 02825
    (401)647-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 265 students

Overview

School District NameFoster School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students265 students
# of Teachers27 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
# of Male Students148 students
% Male Students
56%
# of Female Students117 students
% Female Students
44%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students9 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Studentsn/a
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students254 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:36
# of Students in 1st Grade:38
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30
# of Students in 3rd Grade:53
# of Students in 4th Grade:57
# of Students in 5th Grade:51
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade: -
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Foster School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Foster School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Foster School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $17,462 in this school district is less than the state average of $22,360. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,516 is less than the state average of $23,978. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$5 MM$30 MM
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Spending$5 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of Foster School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,462$22,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Foster School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$17,516$23,978
This chart display average spending per public school student in Foster School District and average spending per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Foster School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the Rhode Island average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Capt. Isaac Paine El. School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.